Gerry Goffin

Gerry Goffin
Aliases
Gerald Goffin
Real name
Gerald Goffin
Born
February 11, 1939
Died
June 19, 2014
Country
United States
IPI
00012136831
00189397306
Family
Louise Goffin Daughter
Carole King Spouse (1959-1968)
Sherry Goffin Kondor Daughter
Related
Carole King Songwriting collaborator
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Songs written by Gerry Goffin

Original songs

Title Written by Originally by Original date Covered by
A Forever Kind of Love Jack Keller, Gerry Goffin Bobby Vee July 1962 Covered by (3 artists)
A Long Way to Be Happy Carole King, Gerry Goffin Darlene Love 1976 Covered by (3 artists)
A Man Without a Dream Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Righteous Brothers October 1966 Covered by (6 artists)
Another Night with the Boys Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Drifters September 1962 Covered by (4 artists)
At the Club Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Drifters January 1965 Covered by (7 artists)
Audience for My Pain Gerry Goffin, Barry Goldberg Levon Helm September 20, 1978 Covered by (2 artists)
Brand New Woman Mark James, Gerry Goffin Mark James April 1973 Covered by Geoffrey Stoner
Chains Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Everly Brothers 1984 Covered by (19 artists)
Child of Mine Carole King, Gerry Goffin Carole King September 21, 1970 Covered by (17 artists)
Chills Jack Keller, Gerry Goffin Tony Orlando June 1962 Covered by (5 artists)
Dark Storm on the Horizon Gerry Goffin, Barry Goldberg Ben E. King 1978 Covered by Tom Jones
Don't Ask Me to Be Friends Jack Keller, Gerry Goffin The Everly Brothers October 1962 Covered by (2 artists)
Don't Bring Me Down Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Animals May 1966 Covered by (10 artists)
Don't Ever Change Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Crickets April 1962 Covered by (10 artists)
Don't Forget About Me Carole King, Gerry Goffin Barbara Lewis 1966 Covered by (5 artists)
Don't Say Nothin' Bad (About My Baby) Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Cookies March 1963 Covered by (4 artists)
Don't Try to Fight It, Baby Jack Keller, Gerry Goffin Eydie Gorme 1963 Covered by (5 artists)
Down Home Carole King, Gerry Goffin Little Eva October 1962 Covered by (6 artists)
Down on the Street Gerry Goffin, Barry Goldberg, Charles Larkey B.J. Thomas May 1973 Covered by Nalva Aguiar
Eventually Carole King, Gerry Goffin Carole King September 21, 1970 Covered by Buffy Sainte-Marie
Every Breath I Take Carole King, Gerry Goffin Gene Pitney July 1961 Covered by Barry Holdship
Ferguson Road Carole King, Gerry Goffin Carole King October 4, 1972 Covered by Bobby Vee
Go Away Little Girl Carole King, Gerry Goffin Bobby Vee with The Johnny Mann Singers March 1963 Covered by (76 artists)
Goin' Back Carole King, Gerry Goffin Goldie February 1966 Covered by (41 artists)
Goodbye's a Long, Long Time Mark James, Gerry Goffin Lou Rawls January 1973 Covered by (2 artists)
Halfway to Paradise Carole King, Gerry Goffin Tony Orlando March 1961 Covered by (32 artists)
He Hit Me (And It Felt Like a Kiss) Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Crystals [US] July 6, 1962 Covered by (11 artists)
He Is the Boy Gerry Goffin, Big Dee Irwin Little Eva October 1962 Covered by (6 artists)
He's Got My Sympathies Jack Keller, Gerry Goffin Gene McDaniels with The Johnny Mann Singers January 1962 Covered by (2 artists)
He's in Town Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Tokens July 1964 Covered by (4 artists)
Hey Girl Carole King, Gerry Goffin Freddie Scott June 1963 Covered by (49 artists)
Honey and Wine Carole King, Gerry Goffin A Fair Set June 4, 1965 Covered by (6 artists)
How Many Tears Carole King, Gerry Goffin Bobby Vee April 1961 Covered by (2 artists)
I Can't Hear You Carole King, Gerry Goffin Betty Everett June 1964 Covered by (9 artists)
I Can't Make It Alone Carole King, Gerry Goffin P.J. Proby October 14, 1966 Covered by (9 artists)
I Can't Say Goodbye to You Carole King, Gerry Goffin Bobby Vee February 2, 1962 Covered by The Everly Brothers
I Can't Stay Mad at You Carole King, Gerry Goffin Skeeter Davis August 1963 Covered by (7 artists)
I'd Never Find Another You Carole King, Gerry Goffin Tony Orlando September 1961 Covered by (7 artists)
I Don't Think You Know Me Carole King, Gerry Goffin The American Breed September 1967 Covered by The Monkees
I Happen to Love You Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Myddle Class 1966 Covered by (3 artists)
I'll Meet You Halfway Wes Farrell, Gerry Goffin The Partridge Family starring Shirley Jones featuring David Cassidy February 12, 1971 Covered by (4 artists)
I'm into Somethin' Good Carole King, Gerry Goffin Earl-Jean 1964 Covered by (37 artists)
I Need You Carole King, Gerry Goffin Chuck Jackson 1965 Covered by (3 artists)
I Never Loved a Man Before Gerry Goffin, Tom Snow Diana Ross 1995 Covered by Peggi Blu
Is This What I Get for Loving You? Carole King, Phil Spector, Gerry Goffin The Ronettes 1965 Covered by (6 artists)
It Might as Well Rain Until September Carole King, Gerry Goffin Carole King 1962 Covered by (22 artists)
It's Not the Spotlight Gerry Goffin, Barry Goldberg Gerry Goffin 1973 Covered by (12 artists)
I've Got to Use My Imagination Gerry Goffin, Barry Goldberg Barry Goldberg October 1973 Covered by (15 artists)
I Want to Stay Here Carole King, Gerry Goffin Steve and Eydie June 1963 Covered by (9 artists)
I Was Only Kidding Carole King, Gerry Goffin Ann-Margret July 1962 Covered by (2 artists)
I Was There Carole King, Gerry Goffin Lenny Welch 1965 Covered by (2 artists)
Just a Little Girl Carole King, Gerry Goffin Little Eva May 1963 Covered by Donna Loren
Just Another Fool Carole King, Gerry Goffin Curtis Lee February 1962 Covered by The Brook Brothers - Accompaniment Directed by Tony Hatch
Just Once in My Life Carole King, Phil Spector, Gerry Goffin The Righteous Brothers March 1965 Covered by (6 artists)
Keep Your Hands Off My Baby Carole King, Gerry Goffin Little Eva October 1962 Covered by (14 artists)
Let Me Get Close to You Carole King, Gerry Goffin Skeeter Davis July 1964 Covered by (3 artists)
Little Hollywood Girl Jack Keller, Gerry Goffin The Crickets August 8, 1962 Covered by (2 artists)
Make the Night a Little Longer Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Shirelles March 1962 Covered by (9 artists)
Miss You Like Crazy Gerry Goffin, Michael Masser, Preston Glass Natalie Cole May 2, 1989 Covered by Boom the Bass
My Heart's Not in It Gerry Goffin, Russ Titelman Darlene McCrea November 1964 Covered by Yo La Tengo
No Easy Way Down Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Germz 1967 Covered by (20 artists)
No More Blue Christmas Gerry Goffin, Michael Masser Natalie Cole October 25, 1994 Covered by Helena Vondráčková
No One Ever Tells You Carole King, Phil Spector, Gerry Goffin The Crystals [US] August 1962 Covered by (2 artists)
Nothing's Gonna Change My Love for You Gerry Goffin, Michael Masser George Benson 1985 Covered by (24 artists)
Oh No, Not My Baby Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Shirelles 1965 Covered by (26 artists)
One Fine Day Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Chiffons May 1963 Covered by (40 artists)
Only to Other People Artie Kornfeld, Gerry Goffin, Toni Wine The Cookies November 1963 Covered by (2 artists)
On This Side of Goodbye Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Righteous Brothers October 1966 Covered by Alan Price Set
Pleasant Valley Sunday Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Monkees July 10, 1967 Covered by (12 artists)
Please Hurt Me Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Crystals [US] August 1962 Covered by Little Eva
Point of No Return Carole King, Gerry Goffin Gene McDaniels with The Johnny Mann Singers July 1962 Covered by (10 artists)
Poor Little Rich Girl Carole King, Gerry Goffin Steve Lawrence April 30, 1963 Covered by Bob Asklöf
Road to Nowhere Carole King, Gerry Goffin Carole King March 1966 Covered by (6 artists)
Run to Him Jack Keller, Gerry Goffin Bobby Vee with The Johnny Mann Singers October 1961 Covered by (15 artists)
Sad Gypsy Barry Mann, Gerry Goffin José Feliciano November 1968 Covered by (2 artists)
Saving All My Love for You Gerry Goffin, Michael Masser Marilyn McCoo & Billy Davis Jr. 1978 Covered by (39 artists)
Show Me Girl Carole King, Gerry Goffin Herman's Hermits November 1964 Covered by (2 artists)
Smackwater Jack Carole King, Gerry Goffin Carole King February 10, 1971 Covered by (16 artists)
Snow Queen Carole King, Gerry Goffin Roger Nichols Trio December 1966 Covered by (8 artists)
So Goes Love Carole King, Gerry Goffin Dave Berry 1966 Covered by (4 artists)
Some Kind of Wonderful Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Drifters March 1961 Covered by (29 artists)
Some of Your Lovin' Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Honey Bees April 1965 Covered by (5 artists)
Someone That I Used to Love Gerry Goffin, Michael Masser Natalie Cole 1980 Covered by (5 artists)
Someone Who Believes in You Carole King, Gerry Goffin Russell Hitchcock 1988 Covered by (3 artists)
Something Better Barry Mann, Gerry Goffin Marianne Faithfull February 21, 1969 Covered by (4 artists)
Sometime in the Morning Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Monkees January 1967 Covered by (4 artists)
So Much Love Carole King, Gerry Goffin Ben E. King April 1966 Covered by (17 artists)
So Sad the Song Gerry Goffin, Michael Masser Gladys Knight & The Pips 1976 Covered by (2 artists)
Soul Waltzing Carole King, Gerry Goffin Big Dee Irwin August 1963 Covered by Richard Anthony
Spaceship Races Carole King, Gerry Goffin Carole King September 21, 1970 Covered by Tom Northcott
Speeding Time Carole King, Gerry Goffin Carole King 1983 Covered by (2 artists)
Stay with Me Gerry Goffin, Michael Masser Marilyn McCoo & Billy Davis Jr. 1978 Covered by (2 artists)
Sweet Sweetheart Carole King, Gerry Goffin Carole King September 21, 1970 Covered by (7 artists)
Sweet Young Thing Carole King, Gerry Goffin, Michael Nesmith The Monkees October 2, 1966 Covered by (6 artists)
Take a Giant Step Carole King, Gerry Goffin Rising Sons 1992 Covered by (18 artists)
Take Good Care of My Baby Carole King, Gerry Goffin Bobby Vee with The Johnny Mann Singers July 1961 Covered by (60 artists)
That Old Sweet Roll (Hi-de-Ho) Carole King, Gerry Goffin The City December 18, 1968 Covered by (18 artists)
The Loco-motion Carole King, Gerry Goffin Little Eva June 1962 Covered by (91 artists)
Theme from Mahogany (Do You Know Where You're Going To?) Gerry Goffin, Michael Masser Thelma Houston 1973 Covered by (60 artists)
The Old Crowd Carole King, Gerry Goffin Lesley Gore September 1963 Covered by The Cookies
The Porpoise Song Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Monkees December 1968 Covered by (12 artists)
The Right to Cry Carole King, Gerry Goffin Lenny Welch 1967 Covered by (4 artists)
The Trouble with Boys Jack Keller, Gerry Goffin Little Eva July 1963 Covered by Lulu
They're Jealous of Me Carole King, Gerry Goffin Connie Stevens March 1964 Covered by (3 artists)
This Little Girl Carole King, Gerry Goffin Dion March 23, 1963 Covered by (2 artists)
To Love Carole King, Gerry Goffin Carole King September 21, 1970 Covered by (4 artists)
To Love Again Gerry Goffin, Michael Masser Diana Ross July 1978 Covered by Sudirman
Tonight, I Celebrate My Love Gerry Goffin, Michael Masser Roberta Flack / Peabo Bryson 1983 Covered by (18 artists)
Up on the Roof Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Drifters September 1962 Covered by (94 artists)
Walkin' with My Angel Carole King, Gerry Goffin Bobby Vee with The Johnny Mann Singers October 1961 Covered by (11 artists)
Wasn't Born to Follow Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Byrds January 3, 1968 Covered by (12 artists)
What Am I Gonna Do with You Gerry Goffin, Russ Titelman The Fleetwoods January 1965 Covered by (3 artists)
What a Sweet Thing That Was Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Shirelles May 1961 Covered by Mike Sheridan and The Night Riders
When My Little Girl Is Smiling Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Drifters January 1962 Covered by (30 artists)
Where Do I Go Carole King, Gerry Goffin Little Eva October 1962 Covered by Sylvie Vartan
Who Put the Bomp (In the Bomp, Bomp, Bomp) Barry Mann, Gerry Goffin Barry Mann July 1961 Covered by (35 artists)
Will You Love Me Tomorrow Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Shirelles November 1960 Covered by (271 artists)
Woman, Woman Gerry Goffin, Albert Hammond Engelbert Humperdinck 1991 Covered by René Froger
Yes I Will Gerry Goffin, Russ Titelman The Hollies January 1965 Covered by (13 artists)
(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman Carole King, Gerry Goffin, Jerry Wexler Aretha Franklin 1967 Covered by (142 artists)
You're Just What I Was Looking for Today Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Everly Brothers 1980 Covered by (5 artists)
You're Still My Man Gerry Goffin, Michael Masser Whitney Houston June 29, 1987 Covered by The Serenadas
Yours Until Tomorrow Carole King, Gerry Goffin Dee Dee Warwick November 1966 Covered by (18 artists)

Adapted songs

Title Written by Originals Originally by Covered by
Let's Turkey Trot Jack Keller, Morris Levy, Gerry Goffin, Herbert Cox Little Girl of Mine Little Eva Covered by Jan & Dean
Not Just Tomorrow, But Always Carole King, Gerry Goffin Will You Love Me Tomorrow Bertell Dache
Oh, Neil Gerry Goffin Oh! Carol Carole King
Old Smokey Locomotion Carole King, Gerry Goffin On Top of Old Smoky Little Eva
You Should Know I'm Still Your Baby Carole King, Gerry Goffin Take Good Care of My Baby Sammi Lynn